A In conclusion, "The Cask of Amontil... "The Scarlet Ibis" By James Hurst Characterization of Doodle William Armstrong, also known as Doodle, was a character in "The Scarlet Ibis".

Brother laments, "For a long time, it seemed forever, I lay there crying, sheltering my

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But when he lived they kept him in the front room on a rubber sheet.

Please join StudyMode to read the full document. Another example of Madgett’s advice is “the things we love we have to learn how to... ...Joshua Udo story the "universal truths" "Through 'isolated' and 'objective reading'..." (AASU Writing The narrator acknowledges that his pride brings about both life and death—on one hand, pride is what drove him to teach Doodle how to walk, and that ended successfully. How do the narrator's feelings towards Doodle change over time?

Brother felt incensed by Doodles lack of stamina and deserted him. A few minutes later, Brother discovered Doodle under a tree, blood trickling from his mouth, dead. �@?�iw��z�$Ra�T��"�F������NhQ��F�>��P�{����, Give three reasons why the narrator causes Doodles early death. In this story, the symbolism and the characterization of Brother and Doodle strongly supports the theme of the story. It fills the scene with thoughts of the boy’s deceased relatives and his sadness as he will never see them again. A major theme in the story is the destructive effects of pride when it gets out of hand.

We see an evident theme of death and sadness exhibited throughout the story. Had Doodle survived, this story's message would not have been anywhere near as powerful. All rights reserved. The dispiriting imagery conjured by the The vision of Doodle at this moment parallels the death of the ibis.

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